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The 49-48 vote by which the Senate tabled a...

WASHINGTON -- The 49-48 vote by which the Senate tabled a proposal Thursday night by Sen. Lawton Chiles, D-Fla., to block MX production for a year pending study of a smaller, single-warhead missile. Vice President George Bush cast the tie-breaking vote.

For -- (49)

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Republicans for (43): Abdnor, S.D.; Armstrong, Colo.; Baker, Tenn.; Boschwitz, Minn.; Chafee, R.I.; Cochran, Miss.; Cohen, Maine; D'Amato, N.Y.; Danforth, Mo.; Denton, Ala.; Dole, Kan.; Domenici N.M.; East, N.C.; Evans, Wash.; Garn, Utah; Goldwater, Ariz.; Gorton, Wash.; Hatch, Utah; Hawkins, Fla.; Hecht, Nev.; Heinz, Pa.; Helms, N.C.; Jepsen, Iowa; Kassebaum, Kan.; Kasten, Wis; Laxalt, Nev.; Lugar, Ind.; Mattingly, Ga.; McClure, Idaho; Murkowski, Alaska; Nickles, Okla.; Quayle, Ind.; Roth, Del.; Rudman, N.H.; Simpson, Wyo.; Stevens, Alaska; Symms, Idaho; Thurmond, S.C.; Tower, Texas; Trible, Va.; Wallop, Wyo.; Warner, Va.; and Wilson, Calif.

Democrats for (5): Byrd, W.Va.; Heflin, Ala.; Nunn, Ga.; Stennis, Miss.; and Zorinsky, Neb. --

Against -- (48)

Republicans against (10): Durenberger, Minn.; Grassley, Iowa; Hatfield, Ore.; Humphrey, N.H.; Mathias, Md.; Packwood, Ore.; Pressler, S.D.; Specter, Pa.; Stafford, Vt.; and Weicker, Conn.

Democrats against (38): Baucus, Mont.; Biden, Del.; Bingaman, N.M.; Boren, Okla.; Bradley, N.J.; Bumpers, Ark.; Burdick, N.D.; Chiles, Fla.; Cranston, Calif.; Dixon, Ill.; Dodd, Conn.; Eagleton, Mo.; Exon, Neb.; Ford, Ky.; Glenn, Ohio; Hart, Colo.; Hollings, S.C.; Huddleston, Ky.; Inouye, Hawaii; Johnston, La.; Kennedy, Mass.; Lautenberg, N.J.; Leahy, Vt.; Levin, Mich.; Long, La.; Matsunaga, Hawaii; Melcher, Mont.; Metzenbaum, Ohio; Mitchell, Maine; Moynihan, N.Y.; Pell, R.I.; Proxmire, Wis.; Pryor, Ark.; Randolph, W.Va.; Riegle, Mich.; Sarbanes, Md.; Sasser, Tenn.; and Tsongas, Mass.

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Absent and not voting (4): Andrews, R-N.D.; Bentsen, D-Texas, DeConcini, D-Ariz., and Percy, R-Ill..

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